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Cory Clay is somewhat of a Renaissance man on the J.Z. George campus.

It’s hard for Clay not to stand out as he is 6-feet tall and weighs 323 pounds.

MCCARLEY – Monday afternoon, a Greenwood Public School District bus carrying football players and coaches westbound on Highway 82 overturned in McCarley.

Sunday Happenings

The rain didn’t stop the Vaiden Beautification Committee’s political rally. It was held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 9 at the Vaiden Children’s Park.

The 2019 Northwest District 4-H Horse Show took place June 6-7 at the Montgomery County Coliseum for the first time in show history.

As summer gets into full swing, most kids are spending their days having fun doing nothing, but for those participating in the Summer Feeding Program, sponsored by Blessings for All Empowered by...




County, city agree to TIF plan for new development

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

WINONA – The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors and the Winona Board of Aldermen agreed to participate in a tax increment finance, or TIF, plan to provide infrastructure improvements for an $8 million business development proposed for the southwestern corner of Highway 82 and Interstate 55.  The TIF plan will provide $1.5 million in street,





TIF program great incentive for business

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

This week, Montgomery County and the City of Winona pledged their support of a tax increment financing plan (TIF) to assist an $8 million development of a heavy equipment dealer and a semi-truck dealership and service center on the southwest corner of Highway 82 and Interstate 55.  The development will bring 163 construction jobs to the area fo



Raising awareness

By LAKEADRA COFFEY,

Seshadrial Miers, 27, of Duck Hill, known by many as Sha, has taken a crippling autoimmune disease that could’ve defeated her and turned it into a way to educate and encourage others in the fight.

“A lot of people tell me that I encourage them, but just by me talking to them, they encourage me,” Miers said.






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